Category Archives: Fiction

Ned Kelly Awards 2018 Shortlist

The Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) has announced the shortlists for this year’s Ned Kelly Awards for Australian crime writing. The shortlisted works in each category are: Best crime fiction Marlborough Man (Alan Carter, Fremantle Press) Under Cold Bright Lights … Continue reading

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Top 10 Librarians Choice – August 2018

Another wonderful selection of newly published books for August, as chosen by Library staff around Australia. A mixture of fantasy, fiction, true crime, a memoir an more. Why not finish off Winter by reading one this month? Jane Doe And … Continue reading

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2018 Man Booker Prize longlist

The Man Booker Prize is the leading literary award in the English speaking world. The prize is awarded to what is, in the opinion of the judges, the best novel of the year written in English and published in the … Continue reading

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Ned Kelly Awards Longlist 2018

Can’t have enough crime and want to read more, now it’s what we have been waiting for and something typically Aussie – Ned Kelly Awards longlist presents the best crime writing by Australian writers.

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The Golden Man Booker Prize

To celebrate 50 years of Man Booker Prize, this year, a special Golden Man Booker Prize has been selected by a shortlist of five titles not only judged by a panel of judges but voted for by the public. The … Continue reading

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